Rhodes is an island that has something for everyone to enjoy. There's a reason why this island is a popular choice amongst Brits it's perfect for group and family holidays to keep everyone entertained. Faliraki offers an energetic party scene with plenty of clubs and bars. In contrast, Theologos is blessed with emerald-green forests perfect for a hike and of course, there are plenty of sandy beaches wherever you go, but particularly in Pefkos. Keep reading to find out why you should plan your next getaway to this Greek island.
Rhodes has a long past even by Greece's standards, the ruins here were around during the Trojan war and are a history enthusiast's dream. There is the Ancient Olympic stadium and Acropolis of Rhodes where you can see the remnants of the temple of Apollo, a theatre and stadium. The acropolis not only boasts plenty of history but also offers breathtaking panoramic views of the sea. For a bit more "modern" history a visit to the UNESCO listed Medieval Rhodes town is a must. It's a great way to have a mini city break on your beach holiday. Knights frequented the area for over 200 years, and there are stunning examples of Byzantine and Ottoman architecture everywhere. For families, there is also Faliraki Waterpark, plenty of opportunities for watersports an aquarium hi-lighting local species. If you want to capture a snapshot of quintessential Greece, you need to visit Apolakkia. The town is a mix of traditional whitewashed houses, ancient windmills, a monastery and a perfect lake to take a dip in.